Interested in international affairs? Looking for professional opportunities to advance global peace and security? Apply now through November 28, 2012 for the United Nations Associate Expert program. This one-year position in New York will give you the opportunity to work on key issues of international security, such as analyzing peacekeeping missions or researching impacts of sanctions. As an Associate Expert, you will work alongside some of the world's foremost experts on peace and security issues.
The U.S. Department of State sponsors U.S. citizens under the age of 32 to work for the United Nations Secretariat as Associate Experts on projects that promote international peace and security and economic and social development. This fully-funded staffing program strengthens the capacity of the United Nations and provides young professionals with unrivaled experience in multilateral affairs.
For more information about the Associate Experts program, please read the eligibility and application requirements on our website, to see if this opportunity is right for you. You can learn about additional professional opportunities at the UN and other international organizations by exploring our job database on our employment website, and following us on Twitter (@State_IO) to receive announcements when new listings are posted.